Things to do in Houston with kids this weekend (June 10,11,12)

Posted on Jun 9 2016 - 8:43pm by Beth

Things to do in Houston with kids

Here is Kid Fun's list of Things to do in Houston with kids on June 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12.  You can count on Kid Fun Houston to give you ideas of things to do with your babies, toddlers, and children every day of the week.  Kid Fun shares places to go each day, special events and activities, kid friendly businesses, and lots more.

Houston is a big city, and it's full of events and activities for the entire family. I've compiled a list of things for you and your family to enjoy this week and this weekend.  Kid Fun is the place to go to find fun family activities in Houston along with free activities for kids.  There are lots of Houston events taking place right now. You should definitely be able to find something to do with babies, toddlers, children, and older kids.  I hope that you enjoy the list full of cheap things to do, fun things to do, and free things to do. The Kid Fun website is also a great resource for kid friendly businesses, museums, indoor play places, field trip ideas, summer camps, things to do this summer, kid friendly restaurants, kids eat free ideas, date night ideas, splash pads, parks, fire stations, etc.  You can count on Kid Fun to give you ideas for today, tomorrow, this week, and this weekend.

Things to do with kids in Houston every day of the week 

Things to do on a Monday - click here. Things to do on a Tuesday - click here. Things to do on a Wednesday - click here. Things to do on a Thursday - click here. Things to do on a Friday - click here. Things to do on a Saturday - click here. Things to do on a Sunday - click here.

Things to do in houston with kids June 11, 12


Things to do in Houston this week:

  1.  You can watch James & the Giant Peach for FREE at the Miller Outdoor Theater on Friday at 11am, Friday at 8:15 pm, and Saturday at 8:15 pm. Click here 2.  Little Women is playing at the A.D. Players Theater from June 1 - July 10.  The shows are Thursday to Sunday evenings - Click here. 3.  Discovery Green is offering lots of free events on Friday and Saturday.  On Friday, there will be Screen on the Green - Jurassic Park.  On Saturday, there will be free classes for kids, kayak rides, stand up paddling, etc. Click here. 4.  The zoo is offering Cool Nights every Friday through the summer.  The zoo will stay open an extra hour on these cool nights, and there are themes for each night.  The June 10 theme is Snowin' in the South, and the event is from 5-8pm.  The zoo will close at 8:30 p.m.  Click here. 5.  You can join the zoo's World Ocean Day from 9am-3pm on Saturday.  There will be activity tables, talks with the keepers, etc.  Click here. 6.  Lowe's is hosting free Build and Grow workshops on Saturday, June 11 at 10:00 a.m.  Click here. 7.  Members of the Children's Museum can enter early on Saturday from 9am-10am.  Click here. 8.  The Museum of Fine Art offers Sunday Family Zone + Studio Sunday from 1-4pm.  Click here. 9.  The Noah's Ark Pool at the Quillian Center is open for the summer.  They are open from May 30 to August 19 from 10am to 4pm during the week.  They are also open on Saturdays from 10am to 4pm.    Click here. 10.  The Ninja Turtles will appear at the Children's Museum on Saturday from 10am to 5pm.  Click here. 11.  The Carnival Houston Parade and Festival is taking place on Saturday from 12pm to 8pm.  The parade is from 1-3pm.  You will be able to enjoy a variety of music celebrating diverse cultures.  Click here. 12.  You can celebrate the Shake, Rattle, and Roll event taking place on Saturday and Sunday in Pearland.  The FREE two day event features lives music, food trucks, vendors, a classic car show, and oldie movies.  Click here. 13.  Head on over to the Sugar Land Town Square for the Snapology Event on Saturday from 6-10pm.  The Movie Under the Moon is Inside Out, and it's playing at 8pm.  There will also be games and other activities.  Click here. 14.  You can see the crocs after dark at the Crocodile Encounter.  They are offering a special tour at 7pm on Saturday.  Click here.  

Other Summer Things to do In Houston:

Summer Bucket List - Over 300 things to do - Click here. Organize your Summer Bucket List - Click here. Summer Camps - Click here. Houston Zoo - Cool Nights & Discounted Tickets - Click here. Aquarium 1/2 price Tuesdays - Click here. Waterparks in Houston and all over Texas - Click here. Free Summer Bowling for kids - Click here. Houston Splash Pads - Click here. Free/Discounted Movies - Click here.  

Things to do in Houston with kids:

Houston Summer Camps It's not too late.  Get the list of Summer Camps all over Houston & the surrounding areas. Book your camps now.  Click HERE. Kid Fun Summer Bucket List Get started on your summer bucket list.  Here are over 300 ideas of things to do this summer.  Click HERE. noahs ark houston Noah's Ark & the big pool (Quillian Center) open soon.  It's a fun place to swim, go to camp, and have parties.  Click HERE. Miller Outdoor Theatre Miller Outdoor Theater has a great list of FREE performances lined up this summer.  There are children's performances during the day at 11am and other evening performances.  Click HERE. 11 FREE Field Trip Ideas in Houston There are a ton of free places to do in town, and here's a list of some of my favorites.  You can gather up your friends and plan a play date.  Click HERE. kid friendly restaurants Our city is full of restaurants, and many of them are perfect for the entire family.  Here's a list of 140 kid friendly restaurants.  Click HERE. konmari closet Are you ready to ORGANIZE your home?  Here is my story about using the KonMari Method to organize my closet.  I have applied the method to clean out my entire home.  Click HERE. Ship Channel Boat Tour You can tour the Houston Ship Channel for FREE.  You must make a reservation online.  It's a free 90 minute tour up and down the.  Click HERE. Houston trains Trains, Trains, Trains - There are so many neat places to see trains, ride trains, play with trains, etc.  Here is my ultimate list of over 45 places to see trains.  Click HERE.

Business Highlights:

Houston Swim Club - Enroll your child in swim lessons year round. Language Kids - Sign up for  classes or summer camps. Chick-fil-A - Enjoy free story times, Family nights, and events. (Westheimer/Fondren, Kirby, and Meyerland) Idea Lab - The Idea Lab offers hand-on classes, camps, and birthday parties. Hunter Dance Center - The Hunter Dance Center offers summer camps, children's classes, adult classes, birthday parties, and lots more. Crowning Details - This party/event business has a large variety of stationery and party printables.

Camp Highlights:

Idea Lab - The Idea Lab has locations all over Houston, and they offer a variety of summer camps.  They are offering a 10% discount for registration by February 10. Language Kids - The summer camp registration has started so sign up now. Hunter Dance Center - Sign up for a summer dance camp now.  Their summer camp programs are for children ages 5-8 years old. Biron's Youth Sports Center - Sign up for a summer camp now. Quillian Center - Sign up for a summer camp now.

Other Great Resources:

Big Kid Small City Your Cool City Blog Crowning Details

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